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Fun. at nTelos Wireless Pavilion

Fun. at nTelos Wireless Pavilion

All words and photos by Katie Slater Fun. has been on tour for two years now, but continues to put on a show as if it is only the beginning. This indie-pop band from New York City was welcomed to the nTelos Wireless Pavilion in Charlottesville, VA this past week. Fun is an understatement when [...]

October 4, 2013 Merrijoy DC Live, events, News 0

Shovels & Rope w/ Shakey Graves at The Jefferson

Shovels & Rope w/ Shakey Graves at The Jefferson

all words and photos by Katie Slater It was a folk-rock night in Charlottesville, VA last week as Shakey Graves opened for Shovels & Rope at The Jefferson. Shakey Graves, the one-gentleman band from Texas creates a complete ensemble of rhythm as he jams on the guitar, kicks his suitcase bass drum, and hums melodies [...]

September 24, 2013 Merrijoy DC Live, events, News 0

Grace Potter & the Nocturnals at nTelos Wireless Pavilion

Grace Potter & the Nocturnals at nTelos Wireless Pavilion

all words & photos by katie slater Grace Potter & The Nocturnals blew away Charlottesville from the moment they stepped on stage. Lead vocalist, Grace Potter, holds absolutely nothing back during a live performance. From upbeat and sexy songs such as “Ooh La La” to slower, deeper ones such as “Stars,” Potter never ceases to [...]

August 21, 2013 Merrijoy DC Live, events, News 0

Featured Artist: The Hill and Wood

Featured Artist: The Hill and Wood

After the release of their full length self titled album, The Hill and Wood are looking to take their show on the road and introduce their sound to a wider audience. With strong roots in folk, the group has now fleshed out their sound with more instrumentation and what they describe as a “multifaceted and [...]

December 17, 2011 Matt Featured Artists, News 0